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Debate on World War One

May 29, 2014 19:00

The Nottingham Mechanics,

3 North Sherwood Street,

Nottingham NG1 4EZ

Public Meeting: Were you there?

February 19, 2014 19:00

Five Leaves Bookshop, 14a Long Row, Nottingham NG1 2DH

£3 on the door including refreshments, redeemable against against any purchases on the night.

Women in Overalls

January 29, 2014 17:00

Trent Building, LG11

University Park Campus

University of Nottingham


It's VEGGIES Christmas!!!!!

Christmas Day Veggies Special!!

A Co-operative Commonwealth for the 21st Century?

November 28, 2013 19:30


VAT & Fiddle Pub - 12-14 Queensbridge Rd, NG2 1NB - nr Rail Station


Beyond Capitalist Society - Pat Devine

November 13, 2013 18:00

Nottingham Mechanics, North Sherwood St (opposite Orange Tree Pub)

Friday Film: Spirit of '45, speakers and screening

November 15, 2013 18:00


Friends Meeting House, 25 Clarendon Street, Nottingham NG1 5JD

To the Castle!

October 10, 2013 18:00


Assemble on St Peter's Square (look out for the Loaf On A Stick).

Peace and Justice Day

September 14, 2013 08:00

The Guildhall

Market Place



*** Ray is unwell *** - Stories of Nottingham

August 22, 2013 18:00

City Gallery Cafe

14a Long Row,

Oriel Chambers Courtyard

Nottingham, NG1 2DH - see


(opposite The Tourist Information Centre)

Spanish Civil War memorial re-dedication event


On Saturday 27th July a ceremony was held to "re-dedicate" the Spanish Civil War memorial at County Hall.

No One Is Illegal - a film series

June 30, 2013 20:30

The Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street NG7 6HX

No One Is Illegal - a film series

July 07, 2013 20:30


The Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street NG7 6HX

Co-operative Living and Working in Nottingham

July 05, 2013 18:00


The Sumac Centre

245 Gladstone Street NG7 6HX

Celebrating 150 Years of Co-operation in Notts

We are delighted to announce a series of events in the next couple of months celebrating: 150 - THE LENTON SESQUICENTENNIAL

The 30th May 1863 saw the opening of the first co-operative society in Nottingham set up on the principles of the Rochdale Pioneers.

We will be celebrating the past, present and future of co-operatives and their members' work, ideas and ideals with a series of events in June…

Author Talk: A City of Light…

July 13, 2013 14:00

Local Studies Library, Angel Row.

Worker Co-operatives' film 'Together'

July 06, 2013 11:00

Broadway Cinema

History Walk - Secular Origins of Co-operation

June 23, 2013 14:00

Meet outside Boots on Upper Parliament Street.

A City of Light... Book Launch

June 22, 2013 14:00

The Sparrows Nest, St. Anns. Limited spaces only, please book via email.

U.K. anarchist publication “Return Fire” released

Our new zine Return Fire is now available. It's a diverse mix with liberatory aims, which we hope to be informative and inspiring for anyone who decides to make their life a weapon against the dominant order.

May Day March and Rally

May 04, 2013 10:30

Meet on Forest Rec Ground (Goose Fair) from 10.30, for march to move off shortly after 11. Rally at speakers corner when the march arrives there.

Riseup! Radio Continues....

Once bitten twice shy, riseup! radio has another show,

All new Sparrows' Nest 'Digital Library'

We are very happy to announce that we have not only restructured the digitised documents on our website, but also added loads and loads more materials you can to browse to your delight.

Thatcher gone - let's celebrate

April 08, 2013 17:00

Nottingham Market Square, 5pm. Bring yourself, banners, placards, music, hats.

Dramatisation of 'The Ragged Trousered Philanthrop

Stephen Lowe's dramatisation of Robert Tressell's novel is a gross distortion of the original text.

Shakedown is back!


Eight years ago, in the run up to the Gleneagles anti-G8 mobilisation, a massive party was held in a squatted warehouse in Nottingham. Shakedown ’05 attracted over 2000 revellers from across the country for the all night event that funded the Horizone camp and direct action against the G8. This weekend Shakedown II will be held to raise money for autonomous projects including the Stop G8 campa…

Open Space

March 30, 2013 11:00


The Sumac Centre245 Gladstone Street, Forest Fields

Riseup! Radio Returns

After three cold winters in the wilderness Riseup! Radio has returned from the deepest, darkest depths of Nottingham. With local music and radical political news the podcast you've all missed more than you care to admit is coming straight for you.

A Call To Arms - Smash the G8 and the IF Campaign


The IF campaign has decided it can most effectively fight world hunger by making cute little paper boxes. They believe (or so they make out) that this sort of crafting will persuade George Osborne to be nice and not spend aid money on shooting africans.


What a load of crap.

Riseup! Radio at A4e

Riseup! Radio is being re-launched. In a few weeks time our first show for nearly four years will be arriving in your hearing holes. There will be many many things on the show- reports from the Annoymous Demo, political chit chat in the Sumac Bar, news from the NG7 Food Bank and loads of other good good stuff.